We're in the final straight. If you've been in countdown-to-Christmas mode since the kids went back to school, here's where you'll find everything you need to be (uber) prepared for the festive season.
DIY Christmas decorations
Whether you're doing it to save money or just love crafting, try your hand at some of our lovely homemade Christmas deccies.
Getting the kids to sleep on Christmas Eve is one helluva festive challenge. Start with our guides to pyjamas and onesies and follow through with Mumsnetters' cunning tactics.
Trying to keep children entertained over the holidays? Set them up with one of our clever craft activities.